Health News

Article Listing

Filter By

Submit

Viewing items with Category: All Categories, Year: All Years

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

New formulation of Parkinson’s medication offers hope for patients

USF Health researchers finds that a new medication lasts longer and requires fewer doses to treat the debilitating symptoms of Parkinson's disease.

January 12, 2024Research

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

NIH awards $1.6 million grant to Immertec and USF Health CAMLS to study novel medical training technology for health professionals in rural areas

NIH awards $1.6 million grant to Immertec and USF Health CAMLS to study novel medical training technology for remote learning.

January 9, 2024Morsani College of Medicine, Research

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

USF Health granted initial $14 million for traumatic brain injury research study

USF Health is granted an initial $14 million for a traumatic brain injury research study

January 5, 2024Patient Care, Research

USF Health

The Best of USF Health 2023

It’s been a busy year at USF Health! Check out our top-viewed videos and social posts for 2023.

December 19, 2023College of Nursing, Morsani College of Medicine, Research, Taneja College of Pharmacy

A blood test may help detect strokes more rapidly

Making stroke detection as American as apple pie

Imagine a device that will be able to quickly determine not only whether a person has suffered a stroke but also when the stroke occurred.

December 13, 2023Research

USF Health

USF Health Heart Institute Doctors Are Upbeat about Cardiac Regeneration

USF Health Heart Institute researchers are studying ways to help repair damage to heart muscle cells called cardiomyocytes after a heart attack.

December 8, 2023Morsani College of Medicine, Research

USF Health

Medical student earns top honors at second statewide conference

Pranit Singh takes home top honors at another major statewide health association conference.

November 22, 2023Honors & Awards, Morsani College of Medicine, Research

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

Prioritizing research helps USF Health eye doctors better serve patients

The USF Health Department of Ophthomalogy is rapidly expanding its research program.

November 1, 2023Morsani College of Medicine, Research

Byrd Alzheimer's Center

USF Health Byrd Institute advances Alzheimer's research and care toward a promising future

The USF Health Byrd Alzheimer's Center and Research Institute stands as a prominent Alzheimer's disease research center. Opened in 2002, it is the realization of a visionary concept championed by former Florida Speaker of the House Johnnie B. Byrd, Jr., who was deeply moved by his father's battle with the disease.

October 11, 2023Morsani College of Medicine, Patient Care, Research

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

Transforming Health Care with AI: A Conversation with Dr. Nishit Patel

Artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly becoming a part of our everyday lives. Particularly, it is reshaping the way society approaches medicine and is promising a future of precision, efficiency, and improved patient outcomes. Dr. Nishit Patel, MD, professor in the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery in the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, vice president of medical informatics for USF Tampa General Physicians, and vice president and chief medical informatics officer at Tampa General Hospital, explains the exciting potential and challenges of AI in healthcare, emphasizing its transformative role and ethical significance

September 21, 2023Morsani College of Medicine, Research

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

USF Health hosts international IACS-NAS cardiology conference

10th annual meeting of the North American Section of the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences.

September 1, 2023Morsani College of Medicine, Research, Taneja College of Pharmacy

USF Health

Medical student earns top honors at state symposium

Pranit Singh earned one of three Top Research Poster awards at the 2023 Florida Medical Association Annual Meeting.

September 1, 2023Honors & Awards, Morsani College of Medicine, Research

About Health News

USF Health News highlights the great work of the faculty, staff and students across the four health colleges – Morsani College of Medicine, College of Public Health, College of Nursing and Taneja College of Pharmacy – and the multispecialty physicians group. USF Health, an integral part of the University of South Florida, integrates research, education and health care to reach our shared value - making life better.